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The Gordon House

869 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
+1 503-874-6006
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Expensive tour for such a small property

We visited the Frank Lloyd House in Arizona which has expansive grounds and buildings and only paid... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John N
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Portland, Oregon
A classic FLW design - in Oregon no less

Anyone fond of Architecture needs to visit this jewell. Seeing is believing. A nice 150th birthday... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ron Y
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Corona del Mar, California
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869 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Frank Lloyd House in Arizona which has expansive grounds and buildings and only paid 5 dollars more for a tour. Way too expensive.

Thank John N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anyone fond of Architecture needs to visit this jewell. Seeing is believing. A nice 150th birthday celebration.

Thank Ron Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are expecting a Falling Waters or Oak Park experience you will be disappointed. This house was designed for the middle class and incorporates many of the features in other homes of his design. The story as but the house is more interesting than...More

Thank prokysdad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful surprise discovery while visiting Salem OR on a road trip. We have visited other Frank Lloyd Wright buildings and this is just as wonderful as the others.

Thank Roque G
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Even if you were never interested in Frank Lloyd Wright architecture this will be a fascinating tour. Great story of how the owner convinced Wright to incorporate some of her ideas. Short movie of how the house had to be partially taken apart and moved...More

Thank Karen960
Reviewed July 24, 2017

The house and its story are very interesting. The tour guide was excellent. You definitely feel like you are experiencing Wright's use of light and space to give you a particular sense of place and space.

Thank Geoff-n-Susan
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We stopped here after visiting Oregon Gardens. The building is in disrepair, or possibly in the process of repair. The grounds were, well, scruffy at best.

Thank VegasTrippers
Reviewed June 8, 2017

A one-hour tour that was such a treat. The style of the house is timeless. The use of wood, windows, lighting and natural light is just amazing. Its a must architectural see.

Thank Jean N
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Was overwhelmed with the presentation by the guide at the house. I believe her name was Kathryn. She was very familiar with all aspects of Wright's life, his work and the special details that this house was constructed on. The Gordon House was moved 44...More

Thank Donald A
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

I am a huge FLW fan and so I had to make a stop when in Oregon to his only designed home there. This Usonian has many features from other homes being built near the end of his illustrious career. What is unique to this...More

Thank OKJeaux
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